Mrs. Wendy C. Whisner

Mrs. Wendy C. Whisner, MS, LRT/CTRS

B.S., East Carolina University
M.S., East Carolina University

Research Interests:
Recreational Therapy interventions for substance abuse treatment; perceived stigma regarding individuals with mental illness and addictions; women's pursuit of outdoor recreation

Contact Information:
Carol G. Belk Building, Room 1407
Mail Stop 540
Greenville, NC 27858-4353


RCLS educates tomorrow's leaders in recreation, parks, tourism, and recreational therapy as well as provides scholarship and leadership to the region, state, and nation.


To be the model professional education and training program of the nation through scholarship, innovation, technical assistance, and outreach thereby helping learners to develop the necessary competencies, interpersonal skills, and critical thinking to lead the professions in the coming decades.


RCLS holds the following core values, which serve as the foundation for where we place our priorities in terms of teaching, scholarship, and service.